Yesterday, Buffie “The Body” Lewis turned 50 years old, and MTO News has learned that she still looks amazing.
She now lives in South Carolina with her hubby, John, who is a civil engineer and graphic designer. The two have been married for almost six years now.
As a teenager, Buffie was a very skinny girl – she was a size 0 in jeans and weighed around 100 pounds. Buffie’s mom took her to see a nutritionist and the model started drinking supplement shakes to gain weight. By 2001, the peak of her modeling career, she put on nearly twice her size, and went up to 180 pounds, with all the weight going to her curves.
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Buffie’s stayed in great shape over the past 20 years, and now her current weight is 173 pounds.
Buffie debuted in the Tony Yayo “So Seductive” video. After she received offers for magazine spreads, leads in music videos, requests for guest appearances. She also shot a biographical DVD.She appeared in the music video for Juelz Santana’s “Oh Yes.” In a year she had appeared in 60 magazines and news articles.
Buffie has also appeared several times in Black Men, Black Men SSX, Smooth, Vibe, XXL, King, The Source. In 2012, she reported that Black Men SSX was the only magazine that paid her.
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